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Staff Directory

Pam Person

Pam Person

Director
French West 2613
513-556-474
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Lauren Bosselait

Lauren Bosselait

Associate Director
French West 2609
513-556-4749

Wanda French

Wanda French

Program Manager
French West 2614
513-556-2541

Charles Cooper

Charles Cooper

Program Coordinator
French West 2612
513-556-4949

Alex Smith

Alex Smith

Graduate Assistant
French West 2608

Arden Jacobs

Arden Jacobs

Undergraduate Assistant

Arden is a fourth year Neurobiology major, minoring in Anthropology, on the pre-med tract, and graduating a semester early! She is originally from Beverly Hills, California but was raised for most of her life in Mason, Ohio (which is just north of Cincinnati). She’s very much a “city-girl” and loves to go to the zoo, museums, and sight-see; as well as relax at home with her cats and watch TV.  She is currently applying to medical schools in hopes of becoming a Pediatric Psychiatrist. This is Arden’s third year working with FYE; the first two years as a Peer Leader to a wide variety of students. Now she will be working as an Undergraduate Assistant and she is very excited for what this summer and fall semester holds for her and the department.

Alyssa Albek

Alyssa Albek

Peer Leader Captain

Alyssa is a fifth (and final) year Chemical Engineering student minoring in Environmental Engineering and German. Her extended family is from Cincinnati, but she grew up in Mentor, Ohio and loves both parts of Ohio equally. She completed her last two co-op rotations in Bavaria, Germany. Alyssa loves travelling, following Cleveland sports, and spending time outside, especially on the family's farm. Other involvement at UC includes Phi Sigma Rho Sorority, Engineering Ambassadors, and Serve Beyond Cincinnati. This will be four years that Alyssa has been involved with FYE and she has thoroughly enjoyed watching the program grow with every semester of involvement. She cannot wait to see how the program improves over the next year!

Hailey Miller

Hailey Miller

Peer Leader Captain

Hailey is a fourth year at the College of Nursing and is originally from the west side of Cleveland. She plans to return there after she graduates unless graduate school takes her elsewhere.  She hopes to continue her education in nursing to become a practitioner in cardiac care. Before becoming a PLC, Hailey was a Peer Leader for 2 semesters for the CoN. Outside of FYE, Hailey works at the Cleveland Clinic Heart and Vascular Institute and volunteers with Bearcat Buddies. She loves to spend time with her friends and meet new people, and looks forward to her year as a PLC.

Kellen Crites

Kellen Crites

Peer Leader Captain

Kellen Crites is a fourth year in Biomedical Engineering. She is originally from Shreve, OH; but has loved getting to explore both Cincinnati and Lousiville, KY the past couple years for school and Co-Op. In her free time, Kellen enjoys hiking, singing, finding delicious new restaurants, and playing with animals. In the next couple years she hopes to explore the medical field further and travel the world via Co-Op in Germany. In addition to being a PLC, she is a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma, CEAS Tribunal, and Student Government as the Director of Campus Services. This is Kellen's 2nd year as a Peer Leader Captain and she can't wait to get to know the new PLs and PLCs!

Jacob Ogonek

Jacob Ogonek

Peer Leader Captain

Jacob Ogonek is a fourth year Environmental Engineering student and is from Westlake, Ohio, which is close to Cleveland. He was Peer Leader for two semesters for CEAS. In his spare time Jacob likes to play basketball, read and be active outside, whether its playing sports or hiking and canoeing. He is also an Eagle Scout, and has co-oped in both Philadelphia and Cleveland. Outside of FYE,Jacob is apart of the CEAS Ambassadors, and plans on playing rugby this fall.

Nick O'Hanlon

Nick O'Hanlon

Peer Leader Captain

Nick O’Hanlon is a fourth year Health Sciences Pre-Physical Therapy student in the College of Allied Health Sciences.  He was born in Dundee, Scotland, grew up in Chesterfield, Virginia, and has lived in Cincinnati since 2010. His favorite thing to do in his free time is go running, and has participated in the Flying Pig Marathon for the past three years. After graduating in 2017, Nick plans to go to graduate school to get his doctorate in Physical Therapy, and hopes to work with athletes. This is his fourth year being involved with the Center for First Year Experience and Learning Communities, first as a student, then as a Peer Leader, and now in his second year as a Peer Leader Captain. His main goal is to give back to the organization that has provided him with so many opportunities for excellence in his time at UC.

Valerie Stein

Valerie Stein

Peer Leader Captain

Valerie Stein is fourth year student studying Communication Design and Marketing. She has resided in Cincinnati for the past two years but was born and raised in Fort Wayne, Indiana where both her large family resides and where she attended college for two years before transferring to UC. Valerie enjoys spending time playing music on her ukulele, hiking, and traveling whenever possible. She is also involved with the UC Rotaract group and volunteers often at Bethany House Ministries in Cincinnati. Valerie has completed two semesters as a Peer Leader and is excited to be a Peer Leader Captain and help the program grow during the next year.

Rachel Wright

Rachel Wright

Peer Leader Captain

Rachel Wright is a third year Biochemistry major with a minor in Spanish. She was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio and loved the city so much she decided to attend school at UC. She is hoping to attend pharmacy school in the future, and would like to work with a global health organization, taking students and faculty to Central America to organize and run clinics. Before becoming a PLC, she worked as a peer leader with sciences and pre-health professional students. Outside of FYE, she is the treasurer for an organization at UC called H2O. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys running, playing basketball, travelling, and drinking coffee. She is excited to be a PLC and help the program grow throughout this upcoming school year!

Sarah Baryluk

Sarah Baryluk

Spring 2017 Peer Leader Captain

Sarah Baryluk is a third year studying Environmental Engineering, with a certificate in Urban Planning. She went to high school in Upper Arlington, Ohio, but spent most of her childhood either here in Cincinnati or in Holden, Massachusetts. When not in school, Sarah enjoys reading, spending time outside, and traveling. In addition to being a PLC, Sarah is involved with sustainUC, LEAP, and other sustainability-oriented student organizations. This will be Sarah’s second year with FYE and she can’t wait for another awesome semester with the FYE community.

 

Fall 2016 Semester Peer Leaders

2015-2016 Peer Leaders

Learning Community

MLTI 1011-

Peer Leader

Email

Advanced Medical Imaging Technology (Barry Southers) 016 Grace Deutsch deutscga@mail.uc.edu
Athletic Training I 024 Taylor Lipinsky lipinstm@mail.uc.edu
Athletic Training II 025 Erin McDonough mcdonoep@mail.uc.edu
Athletic Training III 204 Paul Echelberry echelbpw@mail.uc.edu
COM I  (Medical Sciences) 116 Mohamed Elzarka elzarkmd@mail.uc.edu
COM II (Medical Sciences) 117 Zohabe Bakali bakalize@mail.uc.edu
COM III (Medical Sciences) 118 Kyle Knapp knappke@mail.uc.edu
COM IV (Medical Sciences) 224 Jenna Sawmiller sawmiljn@mail.uc.edu
Communication Sciences and Disorders I (Carney Sotto) 013 Nicole Senkiw senkiwna@mail.uc.edu
Communication Sciences and Disorders II (Sandra Combs) 014 Paige Gieske gieskepa@mail.uc.edu
Communications Media-Culture 082 Gregory Miller milleg9@mail.uc.edu
Communications Road to CO-OP I 090 Samantha Burgess burgessh@mail.uc.edu
Communications Road to Co-Op II 235 Shannon Costin costinsr@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice I 091 Matt Gabringer gabrinmp@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice II 092 Josh Ramos ramosjk@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice III 093 Bria Johnson johns4bm@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice IV 094 Brittany Gillis gillisbf@mail.uc.edu
Criminal Justice V 095 Taylor Jameson jamesotr@mail.uc.edu
Dietetics and Food/Nutrition I (Audrey Miller) 012 Alina Egolf egolfah@mail.uc.edu
Dietetics and Food/Nutrition II (Lauren Martin) 021 Boston Osborne osbornbe@mail.uc.edu
Early Childhood Education I 101 Catherine Guy guycm@mail.uc.edu
Early Childhood Education II 102 Madison Taney taneyme@mail.uc.edu
Early Childhood Education III 103 Mariam Elgafy elgafymm@mail.uc.edu
EASE/FEP 017 and EASE/FEP 018 225/226 Connor Eviston evistocm@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Art and Design I 201 Ashley Ansari ansariam@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Art and Design II 202 Sarah Donovan donovasr@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Business and Leadership  IV 119 Stephanie Price price2si@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Business and Leadership I 067 Taylor Rhoten rhotenta@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Business and Leadership II 068 JR Nixon nixonja@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Business and Leadership III 069 Connor Dionisopoulos dioniscp@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Health I (NURS) 030 Sydney LaRocco laroccsk@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Health II (NURS) 031 Audrey Mauch mauchap@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Health III (CAHS) 032 Acadia Jarzynski jarzynan@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Health IV (CAHS) 033 Andy Kremer kremeraw@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Majors I 232 Andrew Munson munsonaw@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Majors II 233 Aaron Edge edgeac@mail.uc.edu
Exploring Majors III 234 Taylor Kupneski kupnestr@mail.uc.edu
Exploring STEM I 028 Emily Hasek hasekem@mail.uc.edu
Exploring STEM II  029 Frank Bolek bolekfj@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences and Medical Laboratory Science (Beth Warning) 011 Nicholas Duke dukenj@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences and Nutrition Pre-med (Tina Whalen) 015 Johnny Detherage detherjp@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences I (Amber Hunter) 017 Cora Miracle miraclca@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences II (Dan Carl) 018 McKenzie Stauffer stauffmn@mail.uc.edu
Health Sciences III (Susan Kotowski) 019 Lobke Huijs huijsle@mail.uc.edu
Information Technology (IT) I 096 Katie Pyle pylekr@mail.uc.edu
Information Technology (IT) II 097 Isabelle Hue hueis@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-AE/CE 007 127 CJ Bowman bowmancj@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-BME/CHE/ENVE 001 125 Cody Walnoha walnohcm@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-EASE/FEP 001 122 Andy Kremer kremeraw@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-EASE/FEP 002 124 Daniel Stanescu stanesda@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-EASE/FEP 016 213 Elizabeth FitzGerald fitzgeec@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-EE/COMPE 001 126 Katelyn Faber faberkr@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-EET 001 123 Connor Eviston evistocm@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1026-MET 001 001 Zoe Lee leezn@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1060- CM 002 and CM 003 229/230 Austin Schultz schultas@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1060-BME/CHE/ENVE 014 and BME/CHE/ENVE 015 190/191 Nathaniel Tiffany tiffannd@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1060-EE/COMPE 011 and EE/COMPE 012 194/195 Katelyn Faber faberkr@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1060-ME 010 and ME 011 188/189 Mark Gruenbacher gruenbmk@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1060-MET 004 and EET 002 186/187 Peter Kropczynski kropczpj@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061- AE/CE 009 and AE/CE 010 216/217 Becca McCready mccreabj@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061- ASE 006 218 Seth Higginbotham higginso@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-AE/CE 001 132 Olumayowa Daniel danieloi@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-AE/CE 002 and AE/CE 003 142/143 Jason Swords swordsjl@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-AE/CE 004 and AE/CE 005 144/145 Elliott Ice iceec@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-AE/CE 006 and EE/COMPE 013 148/149 Paul Digiacobbe digiacpa@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-ASE 001 131 Matt Kitchen kitchemd@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-ASE 002 and EASE/FEP 003 138/139 Sierra Zwenger zwengesm@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-BME/CHE/ENVE 002 130 Alyssa Wolfinger wolfinam@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-BME/CHE/ENVE 003 135 Miranda Rogers rogersmp@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-BME/CHE/ENVE 004 and CME/CHE/ENVE 005 150/151 Lillian Ashworth ashworlp@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-BME/CHE/ENVE 006 and BME/CHE/ENVE 007 154/155 Anya Jolicoeur jolicoaa@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-BME/CHE/ENVE 008 and BME/CHE/ENVE 009 156/157 Lauren Leesman leesmale@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-BME/CHE/ENVE 010 and BME/CHE/ENVE 011 158/159 Evan Taylor taylorev@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-CM 001 A and CM 001 B 128/066 Austin Schultz schultas@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-CS 001 137 Vaishnavi Kolimi kolimisi@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-CS 002 and CS 003 146/147 Himadri Pandey pandeyhs@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EASE/FEP 004 and EASE/FEP 005 152/153 Sam Dunker dunkerse@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EASE/FEP 006 and EASE/FEP 007 162/163 TJ McSwigan mcswigtj@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EASE/FEP 008 and EASE/FEP 009 164/165 Eranga Fernando fernanel@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EASE/FEP 012 and EASE/FEP 013 192/193 Michael Bonamer bonamema@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EASE/FEP 014 206 Nicole Schmidt schmidnc@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EASE/FEP 015 210 Erica Morrison morrise5@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EASE/FEP 019 and EASE/FEP 020 227/228 Evan Taylor taylorev@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EE/COMPE 002 136 Evan Saunders saundeep@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EE/COMPE 003 and EE/COMPE 004 140/141 Curtis Robertson rober2ce@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-EE/COMPE 005 and EE/COMPE 006 168/169 Anthony Dalton daltonay@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-ME 001 129 Thinh Nguyen nguye2t7@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-ME 002 and ME 003 160/161 Kyla Killinger  killinka@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-ME 004 and ME 005 166/167 Carter Ostrowski ostrowcs@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-ME 016 211 Sam Dunker dunkerse@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-MET 002 133 Ravi Seker sekerrv@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1061-MET 003 134 Sarah Deutsch deutscsh@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-AE/CE 008 and ASE 005 208/209 Jason Swords swordsjl@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-ASE 003 and ASE 004 170/171 Joseph Rayho rayhojh@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-BME/CHE/ENVE 012 and CME/CHE/ENVE 013 176/177 Christine Santabarbara santabce@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-BME/CHE/ENVE 016 212 Jennifer Adams adams3jh@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-CS 004 and CS 005 180/181 Ian Rawdon rawdonia@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-EASE/FEP 010 and EASE/FEP 011 182/183 Christina Harmon harmonct@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-EE/COMPE 007 and EE/COMPE 008 178/179 Blake Beard beardbt@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-EE/COMPE 009 and EE/COMPE 010 184/185 Laura Stegner stegnelm@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-ME 006 and ME 007 172/173 Clinton Hatfield hatfiecm@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-ME 008 and ME 009 174/175 Jonathan Boiman boimanjt@mail.uc.edu
MATH 1062-ME 012 207 Clinton Hatfield hatfiecm@mail.uc.edu
MATH1061- BME/CHE/ENVE 017 220 Rohan Khanzada khanzarj@mail.uc.edu
MATH1061- EE/CMPE 014 221 Sean Kane kanesp@mail.uc.edu
MATH1061- EE/CMPE 015 219 Sean Kane kanesp@mail.uc.edu
MATH1061-MET 005 and MET 006 214/215 Evan Saunders saundeep@mail.uc.edu
MDL/SPED 105 Breana Ramus ramusbr@mail.uc.edu
Nursing I 002 Emily Galloway gallowen@mail.uc.edu
Nursing II 003 Samantha Zimmerman zimmesp@mail.uc.edu
Nursing III 004 Zoe Moore mooreze@mail.uc.edu
Nursing IV 005 Kelly Cole colek4@mail.uc.edu
Nursing IX 010 Chloe Stark starkco@mail.uc.edu
Nursing V 006 Hannah Davis davis2hn@mail.uc.edu
Nursing VI 007 Emma Rosenbaum rosenbep@mail.uc.edu
Nursing VII 008 Chloe Stark starkco@mail.uc.edu
Nursing VIII 009 Kendall Irion irionkm@mail.uc.edu
Physics I A and Physics I B 088/089 Ammar Bayyari bayyarah@mail.uc.edu
Political Sciences I 198 Rachel Motley motleyrk@mail.uc.edu
Political Sciences II 245 Shannon Reid reidsg@mail.uc.edu
Political Sciences III 246 Laura Mendez-Ortiz mendezlf@mail.uc.edu
Pre-Pharmacy I 073 Rohini Rana ranarj@mail.uc.edu
Pre-Pharmacy II 079 Humza Aamir-Khan aamirkhz@mail.uc.edu
Pre-Pharmacy III 081 Stephaney Willis willissd@mail.uc.edu
Psychology I A and Psychology I B 083/239 Amanda Mazzola mazzolag@mail.uc.edu
Psychology II A and Psychology II B 084/240 Natalie Childers childenk@mail.uc.edu
Psychology III 085 Karlie Roshong roshonkr@mail.uc.edu
Psychology IV 086 Olivia Hill hillon@mail.uc.edu
Psychology IX A/B/C 109/110/111 Aishwarya Rajan rajanas@mail.uc.edu
Psychology V 087 Caroline McMurry mcmurrce@mail.uc.edu
Psychology VI 237 Katelyn Byrd byrdk2@mail.uc.edu
Psychology VII 238 Samantha Smith smith6s5@mail.uc.edu
Psychology VIII A and Psychology VIII B 241/272 Heather Anderson andershm@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre Health X
080 Amber Sauder sauderaj@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health I 071 Joseph Rone ronejh@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health II 072 Aaron DeVilbiss devilbal@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health IV 074 Jacob Orkwis orkwisja@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health V 075 Madison Peck peckmn@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health VI 076 Hannah Sublett sublethl@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health VII 077 Hannah Sublett sublethl@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health VIII 078 Annie Vehr vehrae@mail.uc.edu
Science and Pre-Health XII  070 Trevor Leon leontr@mail.uc.edu
Secondary Education: Integrated Science & Math A&B 107/108 Jordan Hutchinson hutchijd@mail.uc.edu
Secondary Education: LA & SS 106 Mariah Thompson thomp3mj@mail.uc.edu
Social Work
020 Victoria Simon simonvl@mail.uc.edu
Special Education 104 Kevin Crane cranekj@mail.uc.edu
Sport Administration/CJ 223 Natalie Shields shieldnk@mail.uc.edu
STEMM-D 203 Nadya Streicher streicnt@mail.uc.edu